• SHARE:
  • email
  • Bookmark and Share

Ottawa Senators centre Kyle Turris named NHL first star of the week

Ottawa Senators winger Mark Stone (61), Marc Methot (3) and Erik Karlsson (65) congratulate teammate Kyle Turris (second from right) on his goal during third period NHL action Sunday March 30, 2014 in Ottawa. Turris was named NHL first star of the week Monday after leading all players with seven points last week.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

Zoom Image

Ottawa Senators winger Mark Stone (61), Marc Methot (3) and Erik Karlsson (65) congratulate teammate Kyle Turris (second from right) on his goal during third period NHL action Sunday March 30, 2014 in Ottawa. Turris was named NHL first star of the week Monday after leading all players with seven points last week.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Ottawa Senators centre Kyle Turris was named National Hockey League first star of the week Monday after leading all players with seven points last week.

Turris had four goals and three assists over the four-game stretch. He also had a plus-seven rating as the Senators went 3-0-1 to move within six points of a wild-card spot in the Eastern Conference standings.

The 24-year-old native of New Westminster, B.C., leads the Senators with a career-high 25 goals and a plus-21 rating this season. He has also set single-season bests in assists (30), points (55) and games played (74).

Boston Bruins centre Patrice Bergeron was named second star and St. Louis Blues forward T.J. Oshie was named third star.

Bergeron had six points (5-1) in four games last week while Oshie had six points (4-2) in three games.

More Stories

Senators extend goaltender Craig Anderson for 3 years and $12.6 million

OTTAWA - The Ottawa Senators believe they'll have one of the best goaltending tandems in the NHL...

Armed with five-year contract, MacArthur looks forward to winning in Ottawa

OTTAWA - Armed with a five-year contract extension and a nice raise, Clarke MacArthur is looking...

Ottawa Senators sign forward Clarke MacArthur to five-year extension

OTTAWA - The Ottawa Senators have signed forward Clarke MacArthur to a US$23.25-million,...

Senators owner Melnyk says team has potential to be competitive in East

OTTAWA - Eugene Melnyk is already predicting a return to the playoffs for the Ottawa Senators...
blog comments powered by Disqus

THN on Twitter

Did the Ottawa Senators overpay Craig Anderson (3 years, $4.2 million per season)?




Contests

Our Partners